Hire a Classic VW campervan from the Cotswolds and start your adventure that you will always remember. The The Cotswolds are centred on the gentle slopes of the Cotswolds Hills and are officially designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), the largest in England and Wales. Travel the open road in a Classic VW Camper van.
The Cotswolds are made up from parts of the English Counties of Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and Somerset. We also include the county of Herefordshire. A list of places to visit in The Cotswolds whilst on holiday in your VW Camper Van.
Bourton-on-the-Water knows exactly what it is – a visitor-friendly village in the Cotswolds. There are pubs, shops, restaurants, tea-rooms and an unusually high number of visitors attractions for such a small place – which makes it a good option if the weather isn’t good.
Bourton-on-the-water is probably the most visited village in the otswolds’ sometimes referred to as the ‘Venice of the Cotswolds’ because the River Windrush runs right through its centre. Clear spalking water and attractive low bridges across it make for a charming scene, espically in the quieter times of day and quieter months of the year.
Camper van hire Cheltenham
One of Britain’s principal spa towns on the western edge of the Cotswolds. Cheltenham is a large town with a repurtation for international festivals ranging from literature to jazz and science. The Cotswolds ‘season’ starts with Cheltenham Gold Cup in March at what must be one the most beautifully located racecourses in the world. Why not hire a camper van for Cheltenham Gold Cup and stay at the local campsite!
Chipping Campden or Campden is one of the most charming and unspoilt of the Cotswold towns. Consisting of Chipping Campden, Broad Campden and Blockley, and set on the edge of the Cotswolds, this historic town in north Gloucestershire is a Mecca for discerning visitors, from home and abroad. Chipping Campden was once described as the most beautiful village in England. It’s easy to see why
The highest point of the Cotswolds with spectacular views accross the Severn Vale to the Forest of Dean, Malverns, and even to the Black Mountains and Brecon. The hill is a large area of open common – a Site of Special Scientific Interest (orchids and butterfies). On the municipal gold course you can play in and around an Iron Age hillfort.
Camper van hire Gloucester
The city of Gloucester has a rich historic past stretching back to Roman times. You will find a wealth of things to do in Gloucester.
At it’s heart in the beautiful setting of College Green, stands the Norman cathedral with its magnificent fan-vaulted cloisters and great east window. A walk down narrow cobbled streets and past ancient buildings leads into the main pedestrianised shopping area. From there it is just a short stroll to the dramatic waterfront of the Victorian Docks with it’s impressive converted warehouses. You will be greeted by a colourful tableau of life on the water and all kinds of vessels, from narrow boats to sea going ships. There are also pleasure boats to take you on a journey through the past when Gloucester was a thriving commercial port.
This “cute as a button” village in the heart of the Cotswolds boasts a lovely market square surrounded by old stone buildings.
Set against the beautiful backdrop of the Cotswold Hills, Sudeley Castle is steeped in history. With royal connections spanning a thousand years, it has played an important role in the turbulent and changing times of Englands past.
Campervan hire Tewkesbury
The town lies where the Rivers Severn and Avon meet, a fact that have prevented urban sprawl and ensures that today, Tewkesbury offers one the best medieval townscapes in England. Delighted timberr-framed, mellow-brick houses and narrow alleyways surround an outstanding 12th century Benedictine Abbey.
The Norman Abbey tower provides spectacular views of Bredon Hill, the Malverns, and the scarp face of the Cotswolds. Surrounding villages in the Severn Vale have a special character and add extra charm to the area. Walking woutes that pass through Tewkesbury include the Severn Way, The Gloucestershire Way and routes that take in the Rive Severn and The Tewkesbury Battle Trail.
Winchcombe is an unspoilt golden-coloured market town set above the River Isbourne on the Cotswold edge. Cottages, small shops and some good pubs and tea-rooms give the town a warmth all of its own. Winchcombe is a great base for walking and cycling breaks with the Cotswold Way, Gloucesterhire Way and Wychavon Way all passing through. The Wardens Way and Windrush Way both start and finish in Winchcome.
Whether you are off on a family holiday, a romantic break, to a music festival or wanting to hire a vw camper van for your wedding, campervan hire Cotswolds may well be prefect for you. Treat your loved ones to a scenic getaway around the countryside with Camper Van Hire Cotswolds.
To make an enquiry regarding VW camper van hire throughout the Cotswolds and Gloucestershire please contact Comfy Campers at www.comfycampers.co.uk. Comfy Campers have four beautifully restored VW Camper Vans for hire.